Ad-Express and Daily Iowegian, Centerville, IA

November 1, 2013

David and Atha Mikels family holds reunion

The Daily Iowegian

---- — Descendants of David and Atha Mikels met Sept. 29 at the Exline Community Center.

A pot luck dinner was enjoyed at 12:30 p.m. Prayer was given by Charles Conger.

Sandy Capps held the meeting, having everybody introduce themselves and whose descendants they came from.

Gifts were given to the oldest, Clara Mikels, the farthest, Jerry Mikels, of Longmont, Colo. and the youngest, Rodney Mikels.

Deaths reported were Gerald Forsythe, Isle Mikels and Ron Bates.

Births reported were Leland Baker, Rylee Grace Campbell and Mitchell James Stocker.

Marriages reported were Blaise Mikels.

Helen Seddon will be president next year with Marjorie Conger helping. The afternoon was spent visiting, taking pictures and looking over geneology records. The next reunion will be Sept. 28, 2014 at Exline Community Center.

Those attending were Mr. and Mrs. Ted Geery of Lancaster, Mo., Mr. and Mrs. Willard Seddon of Mystic, Carleta Stocker of Moravia, Kathy Clark, Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Mickels of Longmont, Colo., Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Capps of Davenport, Mr. and Mrs. Dean Stocker of Drakesville, Daniel D. West of Kirksville, Mo., Mr. and Mrs. Charles Conger of Centerville, Rodney Mikels of Exline, Mr. and Mrs. Russ Mikels and Clara Mikels of Bloomfield.